Birds nest in chimneys could cause damp issues if not removed
Pictured below are a few examples of the potential problems caused by birds nesting in open topped chimney pots.
This nest was in an unused bedroom chimney and had to be swept through a vent in the wall,
and produced almost 5 bin bags full of twigs.
A birds nest swept from a chimney in Arnside.
This pigeon was rescued from a chimney in Wigan.
This pigeon was sat on a nest approximately 2 metres down the chimney.
This large nest, possibly a rook or a ravens
had completely blocked the chimney
This nest was removed from a chimney in the Bolton area.
Although slightly blurred, this
picture shows a crows nest down
a chimney in the Preston area.